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Which superblock is super-er? 2007 vs. today

Screen Shot 2015-05-27 at 2.45.41 PM@YoGabbaGidget on twitter sent me the above image/flyer of the 2007 Superblock. Let’s compare superblocks! Tax breaks aside, which plan do you like more? (I think I know the answer to this one).

2007 Superblock:

  • Two Towers
  • Combined 325 units= (225 for residential, 100 hotel rooms)
  • 200 seat restaurant
  • 8,000 boardwalk retail
  • Catering/conference Space
  • Full service Spa/health club/salon,indoor pool,rooftop bar
  • 735 parking spaces

iStar Superblock:

  • Two Towers
  • 507 residential units
  • 11,000 boardwalk retail space (5 businesses)
  • “4,000-square-foot public seating area that overlooks the beach”[LINK]
  • 900 parking spaces